Presented by Waller Creek Conservancy, Creek Show is an outreach program designed to surprise and delight audiences with outstanding light based art installations that celebrate, support, and educate the community on the importance and impact transforming Waller Creek will have on Austin's social, cultural, and ecological future. Launched in 2014 as a one night event, Creek Show has grown in popularity each year with an estimated 50,000 attendees in 2018!.
Installations and activities happen between 9th & 12th Streets in the heart of the Red River Cultural District!.
Creek Show 2019 - Thursday, November 7 - Sunday, November 17, 2019.
Creek Show is FREE and open to the public!
Walking, biking, ride share, and public transportation are strongly encouraged! Bike parking, scooter parking, and ride share drop-off will be available in the parking lot at the corner of Red River Street & 11th Street. Limited paid street and garage parking is available around the district.
Yes! The event brings tens of thousands of guests to Waller Creek each year, and we couldn't do it without a dedicated team of volunteers! Check back soon for 2019 Volunteer sign-up opportunities!
A variety of food & beverage vendors will be available at Creek Show. We also encourage you to visit the great bars and restaurants in the neighborhood.
In addition to the art installations, the event includes the Creek Show Lounge with a variety of family-friendly programming, live music, a photobooth, and exclusive access to deals at participating businesses along Waller Creek in the Red River Cultural District and Sixth Street Historic District!
Attendees are welcome to bring strollers to Creek Show. Please note, the pedestrian trails around the creek do have limited space and accessibility at times.
Symphony Square is fully ADA-accessible. The trail in these two blocks may be navigable for individuals with mobility challenges but the trail is not up to ADA standards currently. Our future plans for Waller Creek parks and trails include ADA accessibility along the length of the creek.
Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome in all outdoor areas of Creek Show. Dog will not permitted inside of buildings unless they are a service animal.